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This Month’s Focus: Capsule Filling

Making cap tucks a thing of the past

The cap tuck is one of the most common and challenging defects experienced by capsule filling machine operators. This article discusses the most common causes for cap tucks, along with actions to take when you encounter them.

Crosslinking in gelatin capsules

This article describes a study conducted to determine the cause of poor dissolution in a three-month accelerated stability study of a Phase I immediate-release pro-drug gelatin capsule product.

Eye on excipients: Gluten in excipients

This edition of Eye on Excipients discusses the issue of possible gluten content in pharmaceutical excipients.

Back Page: Liquid capsule filling for poorly soluble drugs

This article discusses the benefits of using hard capsules to deliver poorly soluble APIs in liquid formulations.

General Features

Care and handling of fluid-bed dryer filters

Filter bags and bonnets are critical components in fluid-bed processing equipment. This article explains how properly caring for your spare filters can extend their life and help you avoid costly downtime.

Spotlight On Nutraceuticals

Edible security microparticles protect Daily Wellness products from adulteration and counterfeiting

Show Preview: Natural Products Expo West

The Natural Products Expo West (NPEW) trade show returns to the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA, March 6-9. Last year’s show attracted more than 85,500 attendees and featured more than 3,500 exhibitors of health, beauty, and natural and specialty food products. The trade show also includes educational sessions on the latest industry trends.

Natoli opens laboratory and training facility near Philadelphia

Natoli Scientific, a division of Natoli Engineering, St. Charles, MO, has opened a scientific research and development laboratory in Telford, PA, near Philadelphia. The lab is outfitted with a variety of R&D and production-scale tablet manufacturing equipment and offers a range of troubleshooting and custom research services.

Show Preview: Interphex

Interphex, an annual pharmaceutical trade show and exhibition, returns to New York City’s Javits Center, April 2-4. The trade show is expected to attract more than 12,000 global industry professionals and 625 exhibitors and offers demonstrations, partnering opportunities, networking, and a technical conference.

March Content

Outsourcing lab services

Wash-in-place versus clean-in-place tablet dedusters

Planning for a successful technology transfer

Issue Focuses

January: Capsule Filling

March: Outsourcing

April: Coating

May: Packaging

June: Solid Dosage Sourcebook

July: Excipients & Formulation

September: Tableting

October: Quality, Validation & Regulatory Compliance

November: Annual Buyer’s Guide

Contact the editor:
Nate Todd
1155 Northland Drive
St. Paul, MN 55120
Fax 651-287-5650

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Special Sections
Capsule Filling
Granulation & Drying
Outsourcing: Formulation, Manufacturing, Packaging, Research & Lab Services
1. Counters/Bottle Fillers
2. Dedusters
1. Test & Inspection Equipment
2. Multi-layer Tableting
1. Particle Size: Reduction,     Separation, & Analysis
2. Powder Transfer &     Containment
Solid Dosage Sourcebook
Excipients & Formulation
1. Tooling
2. Mixers & Blenders
Liquid Capsule Filling
Quality, Validation, & Regulatory Compliance
1. Blister Packaging
2. Tablet & Capsule      Identification
Annual Buyer’s Guide
*Issue includes “Spotlight on Nutraceuticals” insert.

Buyers Guide
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